VIP room Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
free for members

Our annual General Assembly will take place in the VIP room at the Royal Institute of Natural Sciences on June 16, from 16h00-18h00. As usual, we will combine the formal aspects of running the association with a content-related session and a networking reception.

Do you want to help shape BeWiSe’s future? Pay your 2023 membership fee in order to get voting rights.


16h00 Private session for members only

  • Welcome and informal introduction (5 min)
  • Update on membership, 2022 closing of accounts and vote (15 min)
  • Renewal of Board members: presentation of candidates and vote (10 min)
  • Change of statutes to comply with new regulations and vote (10 min)

16h40 Public session for all members and supporters

  • Overview of past and planned activities (10 min)
  • How to tackle gender bias in engineering fields (speaker’s presentation + open discussion) (40 min)
    • prof. Véronique Vitry (UMons)
    • dr. Anna Vanluchene (UGent, MSCA)
    • prof. Aurélie Bellemans (VUB)

17h30 Reception

Register before Friday, June 9th.